Give, and it will be given to you. A good measure ... running over, will be put into your lap.Photo by Brooke Lark on Unsplash; licensed under CC0.
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Seventh Sunday after Epiphany
Luke 6:27-38 Commentary
by Ronald J. Allen
This reading continues the Sermon on the Level Place which we introduced in the comments on the Sixth Sunday after Epiphany, Luke 6:17-26.
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Genesis 45:3-11, 15 Commentary
by Alphonetta Wines
Anyone who wants to understand this part of Joseph’s story must consider his whole story told in Genesis 37 and Genesis 39-50.
Psalm 37:1-11, 39-40 Commentary
by J. Clinton McCann
Neither prayer nor praise, Psalm 37 is an alphabetic acrostic, a form that is often associated with Israelite wisdom circles (see “wisdom” in verse 30).
1 Corinthians 15:35-38, 42-50 Commentary
by Carla Works
The previous sections of 1 Corinthians 15 reminded the believers of the centrality of the resurrection to Paul’s calling, to the gospel that he has preached, and to their faith.
by Karoline Lewis
February 24, 2019
There are many ways to describe and define the Bible. From assertions that are mostly faith-based, such as “Scripture” or “Word of God”; to claims rooted ...
Sermon Brainwave #649 - Seventh Sunday after Epiphany
Discussion on texts for Seventh Sunday after Epiphany (Feb. 24, 2019): (Gospel) Luke 6:27-38; (First Reading) Genesis 45:3-11, 15; Psalm 37:1-11, 39-40; (Second Reading) 1 Corinthians 15:35-38, 42-50. Recorded at Luther Seminary, Saint Paul, Minn., for Working Preacher.